Oxford man missing since Wednesday found dead in ditch

Police do not suspect foul play
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OXFORD, Wis. — The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office says a man who went missing Wednesday has been found dead in a ditch.

Police say Nicholas D Spross, 39, of Oxford left his home on foot Wednesday. He was reported missing at 12:39 p.m. later that day.

Search teams found Spross dead in a ditch along State Highway 82 in Oxford Thursday morning.

Police do not suspect foul play in Spross’ death.

The incident is under investigation.